Scottish Law Awards - Finalist in Criminal Defence category.

Written by
Doug McConnell

Criminal defence firm Duncan and McConnell Solicitors, has been shortlisted for Criminal Defence Team of the Year in the prestigious Scottish Legal Awards, taking place this September.

The firm originated in Dundee in 2012, and has recently expanded its offering to Edinburgh to service increased client need. With over a decade’s worth of experience and expertise, Duncan and McConnell Solicitors bring a fresh, modern approach to the provision of legal advice, with previous clients including Members of Parliament, Doctors, Solicitors and Students.


The Scottish Legal Awards, now in its 20th year, identifies outstanding performance in various legal categories.


Douglas McConnell, Partner at Duncan and McConnell said “To be nominated, and shortlisted, for such a renowned award is a real honour and testament to the brilliant work the whole team have put in throughout the year. I’m really proud of everyone.”


The awards raise funds for two nominated charities; LawScot Foundation, which supports students in pursuing a career in law andIt’s Good 2 Give, which supports young cancer patients and their families in Scotland.


The 20th annual Scottish Legal Awards celebration dinner takes place on Friday 29 September2023 at the EICC,Edinburgh.